EC 3.1.2.20 - Acyl-CoA hydrolase

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EC 3.1.2.20

Names

Accepted name:
acyl-CoA hydrolase
Other names:
acyl coenzyme A hydrolase
acyl coenzyme A thioesterase
acyl-CoA thioesterase
thioesterase B
thioesterase II
Systematic name:
acyl-CoA hydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Broad specificity for medium- to long-chain acyl-CoA. Insensitive to NAD+ (cf. EC 3.1.2.19 ADP-dependent medium-chain-acyl-CoA hydrolase).

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047617

References

  1. Alexson, S.E.H., Svensson, L.T. and Nedergaard, J.
    NADH-sensitive propionyl-CoA hydrolase in brown-adipose-tissue mitochondria in the rat.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1005: 13-19 (1989). [PMID: 2570608]

[EC 3.1.2.20 created 1992]